What's on


What's on in the Martock area over the next few weeks.

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Martock Women's Institute

Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Speaker - John Dando ‘Carnivals of Somerset ’ 2.00pmMeetings are held at Martock Recreation Ground Pavilion from 2.00pm to 4.30pm on the THIRD Wednesday of each month unless otherwise stated. Speakers usually start at 3.00 pm. Visitors and new members are very welcome. For further information please contact: Secretary, Kathleen Whiting on 01935 825494, or President, Brenda Swindells on 01935 508265.
Singing for All every Wednesday

Singing for All every Wednesday

Wednesday, 20 March 2019
'Singing for All' is an opportunity for everyone to get together and have a jolly good sing along. The group meet EVERY WEDNESDAY from 2pm to 3.30pm at Bearley House, East Street, Martock. Everyone is welcome. To find out more contact Caroline Bennett on 07946 121612
A Night of Murder Mystery

A Night of Murder Mystery

Saturday, 23 March 2019
Tintinhull Village Hall 6:45pm. 1920s theme. 3 course meal included and Bar Tickets £18 per person or £165 for a table of 10. Acting roles still available. Open to ages 14 and over. Contact ashprimaryschoolpta@homail.com 07834 895127. To see menu click on the title.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 26 March 2019
Farm life in Somerset by Kate Lynch. Kate is a lively artistic character, Wessex born and bread, renowned Mummer and Wassailer, had interesting experiences meeting farming characters while gathering material for her latest book, called … ”Farm”. Hopefully she will tell all. 7 for 7.30pm at Martock School, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EF. Admission £3 or annual subscription for only £10. Contact Fergus Dowding on 01935 822 202 for more info.

Come for Coffee, Martock Parish Hall

Friday, 29 March 2019
Come and enjoy a cafetiere of coffee, pots of tea, home-made cakes, raffle. Parish Hall from 10.30 - 12 noon. Last Friday each month. Occasional market stalls. Profits shared between Parish Hall Fund and charities.

Charity Walk for Blind Veterans UK

Saturday, 30 March 2019
10am Martock Rec. Join us in the month of March to help end isolation for our blind ex-servicemen and women. This scenic 10 mile walk from Martock to Kingsbury Episcopi takes in the historic villages and beautiful surrounding countryside. Suitable for all ages, families and furry friends alike. Refreshments included. Registration and sponsorship applies. Early bird discount available. Sign up today at https://www.blindveterans.org.uk/get-involved/events-calendar/march-for-veterans-south-west
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 30 March 2019
Widows (12A). From Academy Award winning director Steve McQueen, comes a blistering, modern-day thriller set against the backdrop of crime, passion and corruption. Widows is the story of four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities. Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.

Charity Bingo

Saturday, 6 April 2019
Martock Parish Hall. 8 games per book Easter egg for a line, hamper for a house, £1.50 a book; £4 for 3 books,£7 for 6 books. All money raised goes to Breast Cancer. Doors open at 6:30pm, eyes down at 7:00pm.

Martock Farmers' Market - Moorlands shopping Precinct

Sunday, 14 April 2019
Held on the second Saturday of every month in Moorlands Shopping Precinct. 10.00 am to 1.00 pm. 16 stalls selling a variety of local produce including buffalo meat, honey, fudge, flapjack, poultry, fruit gin, cakes, bread, plants, vegetables, cheese, cider, chocolates and home-roasted coffee. Ring Fergus Dowding on 01935 822202 to order any food from these producers, or to ask for a stall at one of our markets.

Martock & District Gardening Society

Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Visit to Brimsmore Garden Centre for a Talk and discount shopping. Meet there at 6.45pm. Further details from Gareth Isaac on 01935 823366.

Martock Womens Institute

Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Speaker - Dave Mournian – ‘Grumpy Travels The Americas , Part 1’. Meetings are held at Martock Recreation Ground Pavilion from 2.00pm to 4.30pm on the THIRD Wednesday of each month unless otherwise stated. Speakers usually start at 3.00 pm. Visitors and new members are very welcome. For further information please contact: Secretary, Kathleen Whiting on 01935 825494, or President, Brenda Swindells on 01935 508265.

Good Friday march

Friday, 19 April 2019
This year’s Good Friday march through the village with the cross will commence at 9:30 from the usual starting point, (on the green at the corner of Stapleton Road and Stapleton Close), but will then proceed along Stapleton Close, into Bracey Road, along Steppes Meadow, and on into the precinct car park via Vincent Way. It will then proceed along North Street and Church Street to All Saints. Please join us if you can. Everyone is welcome.
Martock Local History Group

Martock Local History Group

Tuesday, 23 April 2019
John Allen on Forde Abbey. The quality of the 1530s buildings and 1650s plasterwork is some of the best in the country, said Sir Nikolaus Pevsner, and the whole package is like a jewel tucked away in remote countryside, yet near Chard! As you know, John Allen is a deeply knowledgeable raconteur, and we may tour the actual abbey in the summer with him. 7 for 7.30 pm at Martock School, Elmleigh Road, TA12 6EF. Admission £3 or annual subscription for only £10. Contact Fergus Dowding on 01935 822 202 for more info.
AGM of S Petherton Hospital League of Friends

AGM of S Petherton Hospital League of Friends

Thursday, 25 April 2019
AGM of South Petherton Hospital League of Friends. 6:30pm at South Petherton Community Hospital. Peter Lewis, Chief Executive of Somerset Partnership and Taunton and Somerset PCT (Musgrove Park Hospital) will talk about the Future of Health Services in our area.
The Guardians of Martock Church - Yeovil Concert Band

The Guardians of Martock Church - Yeovil Concert Band

Saturday, 27 April 2019
Yeovil Concert Band. The Band has 16 brass and 19 woodwind instrumentalists plus a percussionist and plays a wide range of music, including songs from stage shows and films, marches, folk music, classical suites, tributes to classical and popular composers.Time: 19:30 hrs. Admission: £9 or £ 8 at 01935 829576http://www.martockonline.co.uk/events http://www.yeovilconcertband.com/
Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Martock Film Night - Parish Hall

Saturday, 27 April 2019
Stan and Ollie (15) Stan (Steve Coogan) & Ollie (John Reilly) pays tribute to a pair of beloved entertainers with an affectionate look behind the scenes, and a moving look at the burdens and blessings of a creative bond.Film starts at 7.30pm, doors open 7pm. Tickets £5.50 in advance from Martock News, Moorlands Precinct and Martock Gallery, Water St. or £6 on the door. Refreshments available.